Category Archives: Tavarua

News from Tavarua: “EngAGE with Creativity” Art Class

The residents of Tavarua Senior Apartments in Carlsbad, CA, started the New Year attending their “EngAGE with Creativity” class. They were inspired by artist Linda Luisi. The outcome continues to motivate others to expand, explore, and learn through creativity and … Continue reading

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News from Tavarua: Thanksgiving Centerpieces

Last month, residents of Tavarua Senior Apartments in Carlsbad, CA, gathered to plan their Thanksgiving meal and create their centerpieces.  On November 22nd, they enjoyed the Resident Potluck. EngAGE Program Assistant Tracy Freeburg brought a delicious turkey to add their … Continue reading

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News from Tavarua: Intergenerational Fun

Residents enjoyed a wonderful afternoon reading with some of their grandchildren and visiting neighborhood elementary school children, making flower pots, getting temporary tattos, doing a tissue paper craft, and making cookies. The kids told funny stories and made the residents smile. … Continue reading

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News from Tavarua: Gardening

At Tavarua in Carlsbad, CA, Community Gardening promotes nutrition, community building, and overall well being. With high interest and demand, Program Assistant Tracy Freeburg has reached out to Armstrong Nurseries for gardening tips and education, including a guest speaker, at … Continue reading

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News from Tavarua: Gardening and Art

From Tavarua Senior Apartments in Carlsbad, CA: The community garden is planted, with residents caring for their seasonal flowers and vegetables. With a new planting season approaching, some residents gathered to discussed the current state of the community garden and what … Continue reading

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